Texts from Last Seminar

Important thinkers--dearly beloved--gently mocked.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra

Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra

Salviati, Sagredo and Simplício of Galileo Galilei’s Two New Sciences

Salviati, Sagredo and Simplício of Galileo Galilei’s Two New Sciences

Michel de Montaigne, Essays

Michel de Montaigne, Essays

Julius Caesar and the Burning of the Library of Alexandria, Plutarch’s Lives

Julius Caesar and the Burning of the Library of Alexandria, Plutarch’s Lives

Pentheus, of Euripides’ The Bacchae

Pentheus, of Euripides’ The Bacchae

Tycho Brahe and Frederick II of Denmark

Tycho Brahe and Frederick II of Denmark

Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr

Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Welcome back, Johnnies, and welcome, freshmen!

Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America

Welcome back, Johnnies, and welcome, freshmen!

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and François-Marie Arouet (Voltaire) 

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and François-Marie Arouet (Voltaire)